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SJSO Honors Officers

SJSO Honors Officers

Det. Sgt. Jonathan Walker was named 2021 Officer of the Year by the St. John Sheriff’s Office during the eighth Officer of the Year Awards Ceremony January 13, 2022 at the Lloyd B. Johnson Law Enforcement Training Center in LaPlace. Sgt. Walker, a member of SWAT, was...

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K9 Team Named Officer of Fourth Quarter

K9 Team Named Officer of Fourth Quarter

St. John Sheriff Mike Tregre has named the K9 team of Det. Sgt. Brian Schum and Milli as Officer of the Fourth Quarter for 2021. Sgt. Schum and Milli, a 2-year-old black lab, were recognized for their exceptional work with the Drug Enforcement Agency-New Orleans...

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New K9 Officer Joins SJSO

New K9 Officer Joins SJSO

Sheriff Mike Tregre recently commissioned a new officer - K9 Rico. Rico is a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois who has been trained to sniff out narcotics as well as to apprehend criminals and for tracking and handler protection. Rico is from the Netherlands and was trained...

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Lt. Trepagnier Graduates from FBI National Academy

Lt. Trepagnier Graduates from FBI National Academy

Detective Lt. Basil Trepagnier of the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office has joined an elite group of law enforcement officials after successfully completing training at the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Va. Lt. Trepagnier was among 133 students from throughout the...

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Operation Spread Christmas Cheer

Operation Spread Christmas Cheer

In addition to performing their regular road duties in December, patrol deputies with the St. John Sheriff’s Office were given a special assignment by Sheriff Mike Tregre. Sheriff Tregre stressed that this assignment was of the utmost importance -- report to Santa who...

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SJSO Spreads Christmas Cheer

SJSO Spreads Christmas Cheer

Sheriff Mike Tregre was excited to welcome many children at the St. John Sheriff’s Office’s first drive-thru Pictures with Santa event December 8, 2021 at the Lloyd B. Johnson Law Enforcement Training Center on Cambridge Drive in LaPlace. It was great event to spread...

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Let’s Clean Up the Neighborhood

Let’s Clean Up the Neighborhood

In the wake of Hurricane Ida, our community is a mess. It might seem a bit overwhelming, at this time, to tackle the litter problem in our neighborhoods, but even small efforts can lead to improvement for our local environment. Sheriff Mike Tregre, therefore, is...

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 Saluting Our Veterans

 Saluting Our Veterans

In observance of Veterans Day November 11, 2021, St. John Sheriff Mike Tregre and several of his fellow officers had the pleasure of paying tribute to veterans November 10, 2021 during a parade at the Southeast Louisiana War Veterans of Home in Reserve. Parish...

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Honoring First Responders at Blue Mass

Honoring First Responders at Blue Mass

Sheriff Mike Tregre and his officers with the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office joined other parish first responders for a Blue Mass celebrated by Rev. David Ducote on November 9, 2021 at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in LaPlace. “… We want to lift you up today …...

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